Racism on the Victorian Stage: Representations of Slavery and the Black Character

Auteur Hazel Waters
Titre Racism on the Victorian Stage: Representations of Slavery and the Black Character
Année 2007
ISBN ISSN 9780521862622.
Maisons d'édition Cambridge University Press
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Place of Publication Cambridge
Publication Type Book
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Pages 243
Donated Resources Donated by Cambridge University Press
Sujet Racism, Culture and Arts , Black History, England; Linking Oppressions
CRRF Identifier CA-Th-BR 3130
Last modified 9/08/13
English Abstract

In this unique piece,  discrimination, racism and prejudice in popular culture is examined.  Focusing on the "British stage" the author raises some important issues around race and stereotypes linking these issues with the history of the Victorian era.